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British Imperialism 1750-1970 seeks to address a number of controversial and complex debates in the study of British imperial history. Themes such as the relationship between economics and empire, changing British attitudes towards indigenous societies, and the impact of empire on Britain are interwoven with particular case studies. Drawing on a wide range of primary and secondary sources, this book provides an accessible introduction to the study of the British Empire from the loss of the American colonies in the second half of the eighteenth century to Britain's final imperial retreat in the aftermath of the Second World War.

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An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history.

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Cambridge Perspectives in History provides a range of textbooks and advanced history courses, focusing on key periods and themes in British and European history.

Synopsis:

British Imperialism 1750-1970 seeks to address a number of controversial and complex debates in the study of British imperial history.

Table of Contents

1. The Seven Years War and the crisis in North America; 2. Establishment of empire in Asia and the Pacific; 3. Self-determination in the colonies of European settlement; 4. Humanitarianism, anti-slavery and missionary activity; 5. Rule and response in nineteenth-century India; 6. Imperialism and nationalism in India; 7. Britain's imperial century, 1815-1914; 8. Challenge to imperial authority: South Africa and Ireland; 9. The British Empire in the Middle East; 10. End of Empire: Africa.

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ISBN:
9780521599306
Editor:
Brown, Richard
Editor:
Smith, David
Editor:
Brown, Richard
Editor:
Smith, David
Author:
Smith, David
Author:
Smith, Simon C.
Author:
Brown, Richard
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge, U.K.
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
History
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities
Subject:
Europe - General
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Subject:
Imperialism
Subject:
Great Britain Colonies History.
Subject:
Imperialism -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History.
Subject:
Imperialism - Government policy -
Subject:
Ethnic Studies-Immigration
Series:
Cambridge Language Teaching Library
Series Volume:
v. 10, no. 4(D)
Publication Date:
19980631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Language:
English
Illustrations:
1 colour book
Pages:
140
Dimensions:
9.50x5.86x.28 in. .51 lbs.
Age Level:
16-19

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Education » Teaching » Art
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History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
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"Synopsis" by , An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history.
"Synopsis" by , Cambridge Perspectives in History provides a range of textbooks and advanced history courses, focusing on key periods and themes in British and European history.
"Synopsis" by , British Imperialism 1750-1970 seeks to address a number of controversial and complex debates in the study of British imperial history.
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